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waymo’s self-driving car service is just about here

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waymo’s self-driving car service is just about here

nearly a decade after beginning life as google’s self-driving car project—and helping make the idea of driverless cars real—waymo is now the smallest of steps from launching a commercial service: it has members of the public riding in its retrofitted chrysler pacifica minivans, with nobody at the wheel.in a video waymo ceo john krafcik debuted tuesday at south by southwest, kids look at their phones, teens take selfies, and adults doze off in a waymo ride—all common enough sights, but ones that no longer rely on having a human up front, turning the wheel and working the pedals.these were free, trial drives, more rides around town than trips from a to b, and so they don’t quite qualify as the kind of ride-hailing service waymo plans...